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Launching of report “Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study”

2017-11-02T17:35:16+00:00 Tags: , , , , , |

HelpAge International launched the findings of a study report, Older People’s Associations in East and Southeast Asia: A Four Country Study, conducted by the University of Oxford's Oxford Institute of Population Ageing at the Center for Women and Development [...]

Regional expert forum in Iran: Sharing experience on policy formulation

2017-08-16T15:53:56+00:00 Tags: , , |

Population ageing is the main demographic trend affecting Asia in this century. The speed and scope of population ageing and its profound implications for socio-economic development call for immediate action at different levels, particularly at the level of policy [...]

Plenary Statement Stakeholder Group for Older People at Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

2017-05-25T08:35:59+00:00 Tags: , , |

Plenary Statement Stakeholder Group for Older People Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Cancun, Mexico 24 May 2014 - Cancun, Mexico Ladies and Gentleman, thank you for giving the floor to the Stakeholder Group for Older People. Today, for [...]

Myanmar’s national forum on universal social pension held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw

2017-03-28T11:52:29+00:00 Tags: , , , |

On 16 March, 2017, a forum to raise the awareness among parliamentarians on Myanmar’s National Universal Social Pension Scheme was held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw. The Government of Myanmar will be funding and rolling out the first Universal National Social Pension [...]